English Proficiency Requirements

You need to have a TSE, IELTS or iBT TOEFL score in order to be placed into the oral ESL classes. The following scores will show you the level that you are in. 
 
TOEFL iBT

Speak

IELTS

Speak

Course Requirement
Result
25-30
7.5 or Higher
none
Eligible to TA
22-24
6.5-7
ESL 598
Eligible to TA
19-21
6
ESL 596
Eligible to run recitation and lab sessions and/or grade
15-18
5-5.5
ESL 591
Not eligible to TA

Undergraduates can select a cross-listed ESL 191 or ESL 198 as space allows.